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Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
Marching to Manhattan: Rosemount High School Marching Band proud to perform at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
crime and courts
Rosemount girls' hockey starts 1-2
Irish athletes sign collegiate letters of intent
Rosemount football falls to Minnetonka
Skill, not luck, of the Irish? Rosemount swimmers win 7th-straight conference title
Sections sweep sends cross country teams to state
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Sarah and Rodolfo Soria
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Jeremy Clegg
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Lynn Rathbun
Dakota Cty. AFB Western Service Center, Juvenile Service Center
Dakota County AFB 2017 Galaxie Library Renovation
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Gerald "Jerry" L. Sacks
Marlin W. Rechtzigel
Sharon Ann Priebe
Chuck Brooks Viewpoint: Not too early to talk Christmas films
Chuck Brooks viewpoint: Help start the holiday season, send off the RHS marching band
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Viewpoint: RHS Marching Band deserves our pride and thanks
Letter to the editor: Huusko is good for our schools
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August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
June 23, 2017
Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
With the deadliest stretch of vehicle crashes beginning in the summer months, officials are raising concerns about teenage drivers who will soon...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
June 14, 2017
Suspect arrested in connection with Rosemount bank robbery
A man arrested in south-central Minnesota late Tuesday, June 13, could face charges in connection with a Rosemount bank robbery reported just...
June 14, 2017 - 1:12pm
February 12, 2016
Cities get high marks for safety
Farmington and Rosemount are both among Minnesota’s safest places to live according to a new study by SafeWise. SafeWise, an online site for comparing security system providers, ranked Rosemount seventh and Farmington eighth on its annual list of the state’s safest cities. Both...
February 12, 2016 - 5:58am
September 11, 2015
Editorial: Watch for kids with school under way
School is back in session this week in Farmington and Rosemount, which means students are out again in large numbers. They’re walking and biking to school and waiting for buses along city streets. That’s true these days more than ever. Schools have made an increased effort in...
September 11, 2015 - 6:14am
September 3, 2015
Residents say improvements are needed at 52/42 interchange
Leslie Rechtzigel lives at the southwest corner of County Road 42 and Highway 52, so when talk started about reconstructing the intersection...
September 3, 2015 - 6:11am
July 2, 2015
Sheriff will collect DNA samples
Nine years after the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled the practice unconstitutional, the Dakota County Sheriff’s office is set to once again collect DNA samples from individuals charged with violent crimes. The Minnesota Legislature passed a law in 2005 that allowed the collection,...
July 2, 2015 - 10:35am
Police department encourages participation in Night to Unite
The Rosemount Police Department hopes to accomplish two things during Night to Unite Aug. 4. First, they want to provide crime prevention awareness....
July 2, 2015 - 10:31am
Rosemount, Farmington police will produce cable program
The newest tool to help police keep the peace in Farmington and Rosemount isn’t a new weapon. It’s not a vehicle. It’s a TV show. After years of using its public access cable channels mostly as an outlet for broadcasting government meetings, the two cities are joining with...
July 2, 2015 - 10:09am
June 11, 2015
Dakota County Sheriff launches advisory committee
It turns out, people don’t always know what Tim Leslie does for a living. Leslie was elected Dakota County Sheriff in November, but as he started making the rounds to Rotary Clubs and other community groups, he kept getting the same kinds of questions. People didn’t know...
June 11, 2015 - 12:01pm
Threatening call causes stir at Rosemount Middle School June 8
Students at Rosemount Middle School were kept inside Monday morning after the school received a threatening phone call. RMS principal Mary Thompson said a secretary took the call and then reported it to police. “We don’t determine whether it’s a credible threat or...
June 11, 2015 - 11:56am
June 4, 2015
Kendra Wubben sworn in as new officer
Rosemount’s newly sworn-in officer, Kendra Wubben, might look familiar. From 2008 to 2011, Wubben worked as a Community Service Officer for the Rosemount Police Department. On Tuesday, in front of a large group of family, friends and colleagues, Wubben was sworn in as a full-time...
June 4, 2015 - 10:37am
May 7, 2015
Police see an increase in thefts from cars
Check out this week’s Rosemount Police report and you will notice a lot of theft from vehicle reports, especially on Lower 147th Street. More than a dozen thefts from vehicles were reported last week to the Rosemount Police Department. The thieves took loose change, purses...
May 7, 2015 - 11:55am
April 30, 2015
Police report: April 20 - April 26 including adult arrests
April 20 Medical, crisis, 14900 block of Chorley Ave. Domestic, parent/child, 14000 block of Belmont Tr. Damage to property, fourth degree, 2200 block of 156th St. W. Theft, take or use movable property without consent, 14500 block of Burma Ave. Juvenile, Lower 150th Street Juvenile,...
April 30, 2015 - 9:32am
April 23, 2015
Rosemount police officer Alex Luck named Metro Rookie of the Year
Rosemount Police Officer Alex Luck was named Metro Outstanding Rookie by the Minnesota Mothers Against Drunk Drivers April 13. The award...
April 23, 2015 - 11:15am